The course takes place in period

1 (2022-08-01 to 2022-10-23)

Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is learn derivation and its
applications

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
to be able to:
derivate
optimize
use derivation for NEwton iteration and Talyor
series

Course contents

Derivation and optimization
limits and applications optimization calculus

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Linear Algebra

Previous course names

none

Additional information

use nonprogrammable calculators such as Canon F-
715SG, Casio FX-82EX, Casio FX-85EX, Casio FX-82AU

Recommended or required reading

Lecture notes and calculation exercise as well as
complementing literature such as ANY book
covering standard calculus (derivation, limits,
optimization and numeric applications of
derivatives).

Study activities

  • Individual studies - 67 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 68 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 50%
Examination 2 50%

50-59 % grade 1
60-69 % grade 2
70-79 % grade 3
80-89 % grade 4
90-100 % grade 5

Teacher

  • Herrman Rene
  • Skön Kim

Examiner

Herrmann Rene

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2022-08-10 to 2022-09-06

Assessment methods

2020-08-26 - Exams

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